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The Gold Standard and Its Future

BooksJanuary 27, 2010
This book was originally written almost immediately after the suspension of the gold standard in Great Britain, and its general tone was, of course, profoundly influenced by that event, the full consequences of which could not be foreseen at the time.

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Economic Calculation in the Socialist Commonwealth

BooksJuly 20, 2005
This is the essay that overthrew the socialist paradigm in economics, and provided the foundation for modern Austrian price theory.

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Economic Calculation in the Socialist Society

BooksJune 16, 2009
Hoff demonstrates why calculation is impossible in a socialist economy and concludes that it is impossible to have a non-market economy, because how do you establish prices.

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The Socialist Tradition: Moses to Lenin

BooksAugust 25, 2009
"Alexander Gray is my favorite historian of economic thought," wrote Rothbard. "Gray's demolition of socialist writers was apt and devastating."...

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A Socialist Empire: The Incas of Peru

BooksJune 16, 2009
Those determinists who seek at any cost to explain every social order in .terms of its natural environment would be greatly embarrassed by the case of the Incas. They will not find here the essential elements that, according to them, make possible the birth of a great civilization.

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Biography of Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk (1851-1914)

BooksAugust 1, 2007
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk (Born February 12, 1851; Died 1914) was in the right place at the right time to contribute importantly to the development of Austrian economics. Studying at the University of Vienna, he was twenty years old when Carl Menger's Principles of Economics appeared in print in...

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The Economics of Enterprise

BooksJune 16, 2009
From the author: In questions of economic theory the writer conceives himself, as among his colleagues of the craft, to be in essentials rather a conservative than an innovator. The Socialists, indeed — with whom he disclaims all theoretical sympathies — seem to him to be the ultra-...

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future

BooksNovember 21, 2009
Written in 1893, it is a novel of life under socialism by Eugene Richter, a German liberal of the 19th century.

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Eugen Richter and Late German Manchester Liberalism: A Reevaluation

Institute PublicationsJuly 20, 2005
Mark Skousen Saving the Depression: A New Look at World War II Adobe Acrobat 6.0 Paper Capture Plug-in

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future - Digital Book

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This book is a remarkable discovery, as fresh today as when it was first translated in 1893. It is a novel of life under socialism.

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future

Audio/VideoJuly 14, 2010
Jeffrey Tucker interviews Bryan Caplan, professor of economics at George Mason University. Recorded 13 July 2010. [22:39]

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future

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This book is a remarkable discovery, as fresh today as when it was first translated in 1893. It is a novel of life under socialism.

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The TVA Idea

BooksMay 27, 2008
It is this hidden loss that many people forget when TVA is being discussed. They can actually see the TVA dams, and can count the persons hired to build them. Pictures and glowing descriptions of TVA can be sent all over the world. But when one tries to explain that TVA actually prevented an equal...

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Outlook for Freedom

BooksJune 21, 2013
This professionally prepared ebook is an electronic edition of the book that is designed for reading on digital readers like Nook, Kindle, iPad, Sony Reader, and other products including iPhone and Android smart phones. The text reflows depending on your font preferences and it contains links from...

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Looking Hard at Pictures of the Socialistic Future

Mises DailyMay 2, 2011
The tragedies of 20th-century socialism are made more horrible by the fact that some people understood, predicted, and warned.

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Introduction to Robert LeFevre's The Nature of Man and His Government

BooksNovember 17, 2005
Introduction to Robert LeFevre's The Nature of Man and His Government , by Rose Wilder Lane This little book is important because it is revolutionary thinking. To appreciate its value correctly, we should remember the World Revolution's career so far. Not two centuries ago, refugees and...

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Greece Illustrates 150 Years of Socialist Failure in Europe

Mises DailyJuly 3, 2015
The Greek crisis illustrates the latest failure in Europe's attempts to build a lasting prosperity through consumption and redistribution of wealth. It's been going on for 150 years, and it remains to be seen if Europe will learn anything from the present crisis...

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Eugen Richter

Eugen Richter

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Eugen (often Anglicized as "Eugene") Richter (1838–1906) was a German politician and journalist. He was one of the greatest critics of the policies of Otto von Bismarck. His books include...

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future

Written in 1893, it is a novel of life under socialism by Eugene Richter, a German liberal of the 19th century.

The New State Cookshops

"All the portions served out are of the same size. One insatiable fellow today who asked for more was rightly...

Control or Economic Law

BooksFebruary 18, 2010
This is Eugen Böhm von Bawerk's scientific — but impassioned — call for economic liberalization.

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Lessons for the Young Economist

BooksMarch 10, 2011
Murphy's textbook prepares the student for both conventional economic studies in the future, and provides the logical rigor and policy clarity that only the Austrian School perspective can offer...

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